Help support TMP

"Draft of Mr. Madison's War rules" Topic

7 Posts

All members in good standing are free to post here. Opinions expressed here are solely those of the posters, and have not been cleared with nor are they endorsed by The Miniatures Page.

For more information, see the TMP FAQ.

Back to the War of 1812 Message Board

889 hits since 20 Nov 2016
©1994-2018 Bill Armintrout
Comments or corrections?

B6GOBOS Inactive Member20 Nov 2016 12:59 p.m. PST

I have posted the first addition of the rules I will be using for my Niagara 1814 project. The rules are based on Loose Files and American Scramble which I use for Rev War. Have played them for a long time and greatly enjoy them. Made some changes based on how we play the rules.

So here is my firt edition of my rules for 1812:

Here is a description of the original rev war set as I play them:

And of course the original rev war set itself:

Personal logo vtsaogames Supporting Member of TMP20 Nov 2016 1:29 p.m. PST

Do you use IGOUGO or simultaneous movement?

I notice your command seems simpler than the original.

Personal logo Florida Tory Supporting Member of TMP20 Nov 2016 1:33 p.m. PST

First thing I noticed under the order of play is that "all movement is simultaneous." The rules sound promising just on that fact alone!


Personal logo vtsaogames Supporting Member of TMP20 Nov 2016 1:36 p.m. PST

Ah, yes. Thanks.

arthur181521 Nov 2016 3:22 a.m. PST

They look interesting. Thanks for posting.

AOORHB6 Inactive Member17 Feb 2017 7:42 a.m. PST

Posted a quick play of the rules to show how they work.


AOORHB6 Inactive Member28 Apr 2017 2:38 p.m. PST


Updated link and rules

Sorry - only verified members can post on the forums.